SSH hacked?

Knute Johnson knute2009 at
Tue Jan 13 17:28:52 UTC 2009

Knapp wrote:
> The lesson is that it is really easy to get passwords, even in tight 
> systems. Be really careful!

Isn't that really the point.  Why use passwords at all with SSH?  The 
public key authentication is several orders of magnitude harder to crack 
than username/password.  And it is really easy to use.


Knute Johnson
knute2009 at

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